Corporate Blog

EveryMonth (May 2010): How should you handle a Shareholder Dispute?

If you are unfortunate enough to be involved in a shareholders’ dispute, legal issues are likely to be only part of the mix, especially if yours is a family business. You need advisers who are sensitive about both the business and people issues and take these into account in finding a workable solution…

EveryMonth (Feb 2010): Are Shareholder’s Agreements a Good Idea?

You’ve made the decision – you’re really going to set up your own business. You’ve taken advice, and it seems the best way forward for you and your team is to create a limited company. Do you need a shareholders’ agreement?

Actually, a better first question for the entrepreneur is, “Should I retain 100% ownership?”…